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Waynesboro Democratic Party opens election headquarters on Saturday

The Waynesboro Democratic Committee announces the opening of its new headquarters scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 7.


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Benefit concert for Angela Lynn. Michele Edwards

The Waynesboro Democratic Committee is hosting an event on Sunday, Sept. 17 at Seven Arrows Brewery in Waynesboro from 1-8pm. 


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Waynesboro Democratic Headquarters grand opening Monday

The Waynesboro Democratic Committee will be hosting a grand opening of its headquarters on Monday at Willow Oak Plaza on Board Street.


Democratic Committee reorganization set for Wednesday

The Sixth District Democratic Committee hereby has called a reorganization meeting for the Waynesboro Democratic Committee.The meeting will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Waynesboro Public Library, 600 S. Wayne Ave. Waynesboro.


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Mark Herring to headline local Democratic Party fundraiser

State Sen. Mark Herring will speak at a fundraising event being held by the Waynesboro Democratic Committee on Saturday.


Brian Moran to speak at Democratic Party HQ opening

Democratic Party of Virginia chairman Brian Moran will be the featured speaker at the grand opening of the Waynesboro Democratic Committee 2012 election headquarters at 10 a.m. Saturday


New Dem chair: It is cool to be a Democrat

At age 30, Andrea Jackson has seen a little bit of everything. “People who were wounded in action needed someone to comfort them, sit with them, just be there for them. That was my job,” said Jackson, who served as a chaplain’s assistant in the United States Army from 2002-2004, and deployed with the 2nd Armored Calvary Regiment in Baghdad at the start of the war in Iraq in 2003


Democratic Party holds campaign kickoff barbecue on May 7

The Waynesboro Democratic Committee will be co hosting its first meeting at the Ridgeview Park River Shelter on Monday, May 7 from 6-8 p.m. The event will be cosponsored by the Obama For America campaign. The WDC will provide free hamburgers and hot dogs. Visitors are asked to bring a side dish.


Democratic Committee to meet

The Waynesboro Democratic Committee is meeting on Thursday, March 31, at 6:30 p.m. at the Waynesboro Public Library. The purpose of the meeting is to determine the future direction of the committee. Questions about the meeting can be directed to acting committee chair Sara Christopherson at sara@sarafhamilton.com.


Meet the Candidates – tonight!

The Waynesboro Democratic Committee and Augusta Free Press Publishing are sponsoring a Meet the Candidates event at the Downtown Pavilion in Constitution Park tonight – Tuesday – from 6-8 p.m. The primary to decide Democratic Party nominees for governor, lieutenant governor and the 25th District are a week away – Tuesday, June 9. 25th District […]


AFP, New Dominion, local Dems headed to D.C. for Obama inauguration

The Augusta Free Press/The New Dominion and the Waynesboro Democratic Committee are teaming up to sponsor a bus trip to Washington, D.C., on Jan. 20, 2009, to witness Barack Obama’s inauguration as the 44th President of the United States.


McAuliffe to meet voters in Waynesboro tonight

The road to the Governor’s Mansion begins … here. The Augusta Free Press and the Waynesboro Democratic Committee are teaming up to bring the candidates for the 2009 Democratic Party gubernatorial nomination to Waynesboro, and the first event on the road to the ’09 party primary is tonight at 7 p.m. at Lynn’s Pancake and […]


Yes, We Can!

Column by Chris Graham “If I forget everything else when I get old and gray,” a friend told me Tuesday night, “I hope I never forget this feeling.” I understood completely what he was saying, because I had just had a similar thought myself. CNN and Fox News had just called the presidential race in […]


Photocast: Mark Warner in Waynesboro

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Videocast | Mark Warner rallies Dems in Waynesboro

AFP News reporter Crystal Graham reports from the Mark Warner rally at the Waynesboro Democratic Committee ’08 Election Headquarters on Sunday, Nov. 2, 2008. Length: 4:30.


Waynesboro: Moran stumps for Obama, Warner, has eyes on ’09 prize

Story by Chris Graham freepress2@ntelos.net The last time Virginia went Democratic for president, gas was 25 cents, The Beatles were about to make their debut on “The Ed Sullivan Show,” Ronald Reagan was still a Democrat, and Brian Moran was 5 years old. “A lot has changed, but this year, Virginia is going to elect […]


Local Politics: Are we all losing our minds?

Column by Chris Graham freepress2@ntelos.net Dinah Gottschalk is a volunteer in the Waynesboro Democratic Committee. She’s a committed Democrat, a lifelong Democrat, and she’s been working hard this campaign season at the local Waynesboro Dems election headquarters in Willow Oak Plaza with me and dozens of other Waynesboro and Augusta County Democrats. She was, to […]


Graham named Waynesboro Democratic chair

From Staff Reports Augusta Free Press and New Dominion Magazine editor Chris Graham was elected chair of the Waynesboro Democratic Committee Thursday. Graham was the only candidate running for the chair position. He was elected by a unanimous vote at a special committee meeting held at the Waynesboro Public Library. Graham replaces Marlana Lewis as […]


Waynesboro Dems to elect new chair

From Staff Reports The Waynesboro Democratic Committee has called a special meeting for Thursday, May 22, at 7 p.m. to elect a new committee chair. Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham is the only announced candidate for the chairmanship. The special meeting will be held at the Waynesboro Public Library, Room A. City residents who […]